WIREMUSE

Between the Signal and the Noise

There is no single unified theme. Random musings and things I like.

matthen:

Unrolling these circles gives fills a triangle with base 2 π r and height r (where r is the radius of the filled disk). Such a triangle has area π r2. This does not serve as a complete proof for why this is the area of a circle, but can give you some intuition for why it should be. [code]

(via mindfuckmath)

With Modernism, what people today might see as a ‘style’ is the visual expression of rational thinking

—    Garry Emery’s various notes (via eevania)